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Museum

Folger Shakespeare Library

201 East Capitol St. SE, Washington, DC | 202-544-4600
 
2.

Exhibit | Through 8/23

Ships, Clocks & Stars: The Quest for Longitude

An exhibition celebrating the 300th anniversary of the Longitude Act in 1714, which offered a reward for anyone who could come up with a practical way for ship crews to determine their longitudinal position at sea. Folger Shakespeare Library 201 East Capitol St. SE, Washington, DC | 202-544-4600

 
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Theater

Folger Theatre

201 East Capitol St. SE, Washington, DC | 202-544-7077
 
4.

Performing Arts | 5/12 - 6/21

Rosencrantz And Guildenstern Are Dead

Tom Stoppard's tragic comedy, which follows two minor characters from "Hamlet," is directed by Aaron Posner. Folger Theatre 201 East Capitol St. SE, Washington, DC | 202-544-7077

 
5.

Book Event | 5/19

Rita Dove

A former U.S. Poet Laureate and Pulitzer Prize winner, will read her own work and share her favorite poems by other poets Folger Theatre 201 East Capitol St. SE, Washington, DC | 202.544.7077

 
6.

Book Event | 5/2

Atticus Lish

Will recieve the 35th annual PEN/Faulkner Award for fiction for his novel "Preparation for the Next Life." A buffet dinner follows. Folger Theatre 201 East Capitol St. SE, Washington, DC | 202.544.7077

 
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Theater

Folger Shakespeare Library's Haskell Center

301 East Capitol St. SE, Washington, DC | 202-544-4600
 
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Miscellaneous Location

Lutheran Church of the Reformation

212 East Capitol St. NE, Washington, DC | 202-543-4200
 
9.

Music Event | 5/1 - 5/2

Friday Morning Music Club Chorale

Led by its new director Paul Leavitt, the choral group performs works by Gounod, Bizet and Leavitt. Lutheran Church of the Reformation 212 East Capitol St. NE, Washington, DC | 202-543-4200

 
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Miscellaneous Location

St. Mark's Episcopal Church

118 Third St. SE, Washington, DC | 202-543-0053
 
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Museum

Frederick Douglass Museum and Hall of Fame for Caring Americans

320 A St. NE, Washington, DC | 202-547-4273
 
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Museum

Supreme Court of the United States

1 First St. NE, Washington, DC | 202-479-3000
 
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Museum

Library of Congress - James Madison Bldg.

101 Independence Ave. SE, Washington, DC | 202-707-5000
 
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Miscellaneous Event | Through 3/19/16

Pointing Their Pens: Herblock and Fellow Cartoonists Confront the Issues

An exhibition pairing editorial cartoonist Herbert L. Block's cartoons with the works of his conservative contemporaries reveals the range of editorial opinions that came from such topics as World War II, the Red Scare, the Cold War, the Vietnam War and more. At the Jefferson Building. See all Pointing Their Pens: Herblock and Fellow Cartoonists Confront the Issues locations Library of Congress - James Madison Bldg. (2 locations)

 
15.

Exhibit | Through 12/1

Mapping a New Nation: Abel Buell's Map of the United States, 1784

An exhibition of Abel Buell's map of the United States, the first map compiled, printed and published in America by an American. At the Jefferson Building. See all Mapping a New Nation: Abel Buell's Map of the United States, 1784 locations Library of Congress - James Madison Bldg. (2 locations)

 
16.

Exhibit | Through 9/12

The Civil Rights Act of 1964: A Long Struggle for Freedom

With more than 200 items on display, two new films and 10 audiovisual stations with news and documentary footage, this exhibition highlights the first major civil rights law passed by Congress since Reconstruction. At the Jefferson Building, Southwest Gallery. See all The Civil Rights Act of 1964: A Long Struggle for Freedom locations Library of Congress - James Madison Bldg. (2 locations)

 
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Miscellaneous Event | Through 7/25

Grand Illusion: The Art of Theatrical Design

An exhibition of stage, lighting and costume designs from operas, ballets, vaudeville and musical theater. Featured items from such stage productions as "Show Boat," "My Fair Lady," "Chicago" and "Grand Hotel.". At the Madison Building. Library of Congress - James Madison Bldg. 101 Independence Ave. SE, Washington, DC | 202-707-9779

 
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Restaurant | $

Burrito Brothers

(2 locations)
 
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Store

Riverby Books Capitol Hill

417 E. Capitol St. SE, Washington, DC
 
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Restaurant | $

Sweetgreen

(6 locations)
 
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Restaurant, Bar/Club | $$

Sonoma

223 Pennsylvania Ave, SE, Washington, DC | 202-544-8088
 
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Restaurant | $

La Lomita Dos

308 Pennsylvania Ave SE, Washington, DC | 202-544-0616
 
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Restaurant | $

Pete's Diner & Carryout

212 Second St. SE, Washington, DC | 202-544-7335
 
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Miscellaneous Location

Capitol Hill Presbyterian Church

201 Independence Ave. SE, Washington, DC | 202-547-8676
 
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Bar/Club

Capitol Lounge

231 Pennsylvania Ave. SE, Washington, DC | 202-547-2098
 
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Miscellaneous Location

Library of Congress - Thomas Jefferson Bldg.

10 First St. SE, Washington, DC | 202-707-5000
 
27.

Book Event | 4/30

Charles Wright and Charles Simic

Charles Wright will conclude his tenure as the 20th Poet Laureate Consultant in Poetry at the Library of Congress by participating in a conversation with former Poet Laureate Charles Simic. At the Jefferson Building. Library of Congress - Thomas Jefferson Bldg. 10 First St. SE, Washington, DC | 202-707-4604

 
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Miscellaneous Event | Through 9/1

Herblock Looks at 1965: Fifty Years Ago in Editorial Cartoons

An exhibition celebrating the work of editorial cartoonist Herbert L. Block features 10 original drawings by the artist from the Library of Congress's Herbert L. Block Collection. At the Jefferson Building. Library of Congress - Thomas Jefferson Bldg. 10 First St. SE, Washington, DC | 202-707-9779

 
29.

Music Event | 5/22

Jennifer Koh, Anssi Karttunen and Benjamin Hochman

The violinist, cellist and pianist perform Finnish composer Kaija Saariaho's new work "Light and Matter," which was co-commissioned by the Library of Congress. The program will also feature works by Debussy and Ravel. At the Coolidge Auditorium. Library of Congress - Thomas Jefferson Bldg. 10 First St. SE, Washington, DC

 
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Music Event | 5/2

Two Thousand Flutes

Flutist Lorna McGhee, curator Carol Lynn Ward-Bamford, and pianist Ryo Yanagitani, explore the ancient history of the flute in "Two Thousand Flutes," a program presented with the Library of Congress. McGhee will perform on some of the rare instruments from the Library's Dayton C. Miller Flute Collection. At the Coolidge Auditorium. See all Two Thousand Flutes locations Library of Congress - Thomas Jefferson Bldg. (2 locations)

 
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Miscellaneous Location

Capitol Visitor Center

First and East Capitol streets NE, Washington, DC | 202-226-8000
 
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Miscellaneous Location

John W. Kluge Center at the Library of Congress

101 Independence Ave, SE, Washington, DC | 202-707-3302
 
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Restaurant |

Jimmy T's Place

501 East Capitol St. SE, Washington, DC | 202-546-3646
 
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Restaurant | $

Cosi

(11 locations)
 
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Restaurant | $

Good Stuff Eatery

(3 locations)
 
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Museum

Sewall-Belmont House

144 Constitution Ave. NE, Washington, DC | 202-546-1210
 
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Theater

Library of Congress

(2 locations)
 
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Restaurant | $

We, the Pizza

303 Pennsylvania Ave. SE, Washington, DC | 202-544-4008
 
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Theater

Mary Pickford Theater

101 Independence Avenue SE - 3rd floor - James Madison Building, Washington, DC | (202)707-5677
 
40.

Book Event | 5/6

Martin Mosebach

Winner of the Georg Buchner Prize, Germany's most prestigious literary award, will read from his novel "What Was Before". At the Madison Building, Mary Pickford Theater. Mary Pickford Theater 101 Independence Avenue SE - 3rd floor - James Madison Building, Washington, DC | 202-707-5677

 
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Restaurant | $$

Bearnaise

315 Pennsylvania Ave. SE, Washington, DC | 202-450-4800
 
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Miscellaneous Location

William Penn House

515 East Capitol Street SE, Washington, DC | 202-543-5560
 
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Bar/Club

Hawk & Dove

329 Pennsylvania Ave. SE, Washington, DC | 202-547-0030
 
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Restaurant | $$$

Sushi Capitol

325 Pennsylvania Ave. SE, Washington, DC | 202-627-0325
 
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Bar/Club

The Pour House

319 Pennsylvania Ave. SE, Washington, DC | 202-546-0779
 
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Bar/Club

Top of the Hill

319 Pennsylvania Ave. SE, Washington, DC | 202-546-7782
 
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Bar/Club

Tune Inn

331 1/2 Pennsylvania Ave. SE, Washington, DC | 202-543-2725
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Miscellaneous Location

St. Peter's Catholic Church

312 2nd Street SE, Washington, DC
 
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Miscellaneous Location

American Legion Post 8

224 D St. SE, Washington, DC | 202-543-9163
 
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Miscellaneous Location

Capitol Hill United Methodist Church

421 Seward Sq. SE, Washington, DC | 202-546-1000
 
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